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Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Adaptive Sports Programs

Created 02/2017. This fact sheet focuses on nationwide, sport-specific resources that provide an overview of the adapted version of a particular sport; there may be leagues or teams located closer ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Financial Assistance for the National Conference

Updated 01/2017. The Amputee Coalition understands that budgeting to attend the National Conference is a challenge for many. We have put together some tips on how you might secure assistance ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Financial Assistance for Prosthetic Services, Durable Medical Equipment, and Other Assistive Devices

Updated 01/2017. Some of the questions most frequently asked by amputees relate to the payment coverage for the costs of prosthetic fitting and associated services, and durable medical equipment (DME) ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Prosthetic Limb Donations

Updated 08/2016. Prosthetic components are generally not reused in the United States because of legal considerations. However, used prosthetic limbs may be disassembled and the components shipped to Third World ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Open Enrollment for Health Insurance Coverage

Updated 08/2016. The Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) was passed in 2010. One of the key provisions of this act is that every individual in the country is required to have ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Travel Information: TSA Security Checkpoint

Last updated 04/2016. Planning a trip can be an exciting process as you eagerly await the opportunity to have some much-needed rest and relaxation. It may also be necessary for ...continue.
Amputee Coalition Fact Sheet

Locating a Certified Prosthetist

Last updated 2016 Please understand that the Amputee Coalition cannot and does not make specific recommendations for products or services, but can only suggest possible sources, with no endorsement implied. ...continue.

Preventing Secondary Limb Loss

Published 11/23/2015. The Amputee Coalition and Organogenesis Inc. convene webinar to promote diabetic foot care awareness and education among U.S. veteran population. ...continue.